Safavid

  • Destiny disrupted: a history of the world through Islamic eyes / Tamim Ansary. DS35.63 .A57 2009
  • The history of Iran / Elton L. Daniel (an online ebook)
  • A history of Islamic societies / Ira M. Lapidus. DS35.63 .L37 2014
  • A history of the modern Middle East / William L. Cleveland. DS62.4 .C53 2013
  • Iran: a country study / Edited by Glenn E. Curtis and Eric Hooglund. DS254.5 .I732 2008 (also available from the Library of Congress at https://www.loc.gov/item/2008011784/)
  • Iran : what everyone needs to know® / Michael Axworthy. DS272 .A945 2017 
  • Islam: a short history / Karen Armstrong. BP50 .A69 2000
  • The Oxford handbook of Iranian history / edited by Touraj Daryaee. DS272 .O94 2012 (also an online ebook)
  • The Oxford history of Islam / edited by John L. Esposito. BP50 . O95 1999
  • Religious transformations in the early modern world: a brief history with documents / Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks. BR252 .W54 2009